The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 28 38 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 36 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.59% 5.01% 3.01%
As % of the General category 21.43% 21.36% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 15
Average salary £38,750 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £35,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,250 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Telecoms
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

General Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
168 103 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.44% 23.46% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 122 70 107
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region.

Telecoms Salary Trend in Suffolk

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Telecoms
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +5 25 £44,750 -5.78% 3
Southwold - 1 £65,000 -
Telecoms
East of England

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 27 (38.03%) ISO 9000
2 27 (38.03%) ISO 9001
3 26 (36.62%) DWDM
3 26 (36.62%) DSL
3 26 (36.62%) Line Management
4 25 (35.21%) Validation
5 14 (19.72%) HTML5
5 14 (19.72%) Linux
5 14 (19.72%) HTML
5 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
6 13 (18.31%) MySQL
6 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (16.90%) PHP
8 11 (15.49%) Java
9 9 (12.68%) .NET
9 9 (12.68%) LAMP
9 9 (12.68%) Asterisk PBX
9 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (9.86%) Cyber Security
11 7 (9.86%) OpenSIPS
11 7 (9.86%) C++
11 7 (9.86%) CSS
11 7 (9.86%) SMS
11 7 (9.86%) FreeSWITCH
12 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
13 5 (7.04%) C#

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
3 3 (4.23%) MS Project
4 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.62%) DWDM
1 26 (36.62%) DSL
2 9 (12.68%) Asterisk PBX
3 7 (9.86%) SMS
4 4 (5.63%) VoIP
5 3 (4.23%) WAN
5 3 (4.23%) VPN
5 3 (4.23%) Broadband
5 3 (4.23%) Network Security
5 3 (4.23%) Firewall
6 2 (2.82%) Wireless
6 2 (2.82%) 2G
6 2 (2.82%) LTE
6 2 (2.82%) 3G
7 1 (1.41%) Intranet
7 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.41%) 4G
7 1 (1.41%) Multicast
7 1 (1.41%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
1 1 (1.41%) Selenium
1 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
2 2 (2.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (29.58%) Document Manager
2 14 (19.72%) Developer
3 9 (12.68%) Software Engineer
4 7 (9.86%) Author
4 7 (9.86%) Technical Author
5 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.45%) C++ Developer
5 6 (8.45%) C++/Java Developer
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.63%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.63%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Documentation Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (2.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) HTML
1 14 (19.72%) HTML5
2 9 (12.68%) LAMP
2 9 (12.68%) .NET
3 7 (9.86%) CSS
3 7 (9.86%) FreeSWITCH
4 4 (5.63%) CSS3
4 4 (5.63%) J2EE
5 3 (4.23%) jQuery
6 1 (1.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Open Source
3 3 (4.23%) PMI
4 2 (2.82%) VHDL
4 2 (2.82%) Verilog
4 2 (2.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Android
2 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) Line Management
2 25 (35.21%) Validation
3 13 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (9.86%) Cyber Security
7 5 (7.04%) Scrum
8 4 (5.63%) SOA
8 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.63%) OO
9 3 (4.23%) CRM
9 3 (4.23%) TDD
9 3 (4.23%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.82%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.82%) Quality Management
10 2 (2.82%) Change Control
11 1 (1.41%) Functional Testing
11 1 (1.41%) Automation Testing
11 1 (1.41%) Workflow
11 1 (1.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.90%) PHP
3 11 (15.49%) Java
4 7 (9.86%) C++
5 5 (7.04%) C#
6 4 (5.63%) Python
6 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.23%) SQL
8 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.41%) C
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (53.52%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.23%) CCNP
4 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.82%) CCIE
6 1 (1.41%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (38.03%) ISO 9000
1 27 (38.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) OpenSIPS
2 1 (1.41%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Huawei
3 3 (4.23%) Juniper
4 2 (2.82%) Cisco
4 2 (2.82%) McAfee
4 2 (2.82%) Sourcefire
5 1 (1.41%) BT
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.41%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (1.41%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.41%) Nokia
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